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Lonicera (Honeysuckle type) sp. Pollen

Lonicera (Honeysuckle type) sp. Pollen

This is pollen found in a honey sample from Sweden. This shows the cross section at the middle focal plane showing ektosexine (tectum), endosexine, nexine 1, nexine 2, nexine 3, and intine.

Transmitted Brightfield Illumination


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Faegri, Knut and Johs Iversen, TEXTBOOK OF POLLEN ANALYSIS, Hafner Publishing Company, 1964.

Kapp, Ronald O., HOW TO KNOW POLLEN AND SPORES, Wm. C. Brown Company, 1969.

Moore, P.D., J. A. Webb, and M. E. Collinson, POLLEN ANALYSIS, Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1991